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South Carolina attorneys helping people recover damages

Quindlen Law, P.A. helps people throughout South Carolina get compensated for injuries caused by the negligence of others, as well as any injuries that occurred at work. Large insurance companies typically try to convince accident victims to accept smaller settlements than they deserve. If you have been injured, let the firm’s attorneys stand up for your rights.

Personal injury claims

Quindlen Law, P.A. is committed to fighting on behalf of the wrongly injured in South Carolina. The firm’s experienced lawyers negotiate with the insurance companies and demand the maximum possible compensation for injuries due to:

  • Auto accidents
  • Passenger injuries
  • Trucking accidents
  • Auto defects
  • Bicycle and pedestrian accidents
  • Vehicle rollovers
  • Tire defects
  • Other defective products
  • Nursing home negligence
  • Medical malpractice
  • Premises accidents

The firm seeks a damage award in court when the insurance company’s settlement offer is unacceptable. You can still be compensated under South Carolina’s comparative negligence law even if you were partially responsible for your accident. If your loved one was killed due to someone else’s negligence, the firm’s attorneys file a wrongful death claim for your loss.

Workers’ compensation coverage

South Carolina workers’ compensation law states that you are entitled to the following benefits when injured on the job:

  • Medical treatment and prescriptions for your work-related injuries
  • Reimbursement of medical costs related to your work injury
  • Disability benefits while you are unable to work

Your employer’s insurance carrier is likely to challenge your medical bills, refuse to pay your disability benefits or deny your claim outright. The dedicated lawyers at Quindlen Law, P.A. represent you in all phases of the workers’ compensation appeals process, helping you get the treatment and benefits you deserve.

Degrees of disability

If you are unable to return to work after seven days, you are entitled to weekly temporary benefits equal to two-thirds of your average weekly wage. Your ability to return to work is reassessed when your treating physician declares that you have reached maximum medical improvement. If your job injury resulted in any permanent impairment, you may be entitled to long-term disability benefits even if you are able to return to work. The firm’s persistent lawyers ensure that your disability status is correctly diagnosed and that you receive the benefits that state law provides.

Get aggressive representation from compassionate injury lawyers

The attorneys at Quindlen Law, P.A. treat injured clients with respect, consideration and care. If you are unable to travel, they can meet you in your home or hospital room. For help getting compensation for your injuries, contact the firm online or call (843) 379-2660. The firm offers a free consultation to injury victims.

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